Oct 24, 2012 From "Assurance" to "Esurance" to "preventistry," companies and marketers are increasingly creating new words to describe their businesses and what they offer.
Oct 11, 2012 Plus size clothing for women -- namely, size 14 and up -- is no longer just the domain of budget American clothing. Some of the most prestigious European houses, including Balenciaga and Oscar de la Renta are getting into the business.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Oct 8, 2012 Red Bull, the energy drink, sponsors Felix Baumgartner's record-breaking skydive attempt. And the risks are real for everyone.
Sep 27, 2012 A new study finds African-Americans aged 12-20 are exposed to more alcohol advertising than American young people in general
Sep 24, 2012 The decision is a hit to revenue. But other alternative weeklies are surviving without adult classifieds.
Sep 14, 2012 Topshop, the London retailer, is offering something new at this year's spring 2013 fashion show. Consumers can buy items the models are wearing on the Topshop web site during the live-streamed show.
Sep 14, 2012 Car makers have produced special edition models before. Now Chrysler and fashion designer John Varvato team up to add some extra attitude to a model that already has street cred.
Shereen Marisol Meraji
Aug 21, 2012 Even as the economy continues to show signs of weakness, luxury retailers have still been doing well. One strategy? Bidding for customer loyalty from the moment kids step onto the playground.
Aug 20, 2012 Los Angeles' mayor visits trade show to promote L.A. fashion industry.
Aug 17, 2012 A survey showed that more women remembered their first pair of heels but not the name of their first love. Author Rachelle Bergstein examines the history of the relationship between women and shoes in her book "Women from the Ankle Down."